Posted by SCMO on 24th July 2013 in Christianity |
News from the Catholic ChurchPope appoints new Archbishop
of St. Andrews and EdinburghPope Francis has today, July 24, 2013, appointed Monsignor Leo Cushley
of St. Andrews & Edinburgh.The new Archbishop
will take over the governance of the Archdiocesefrom Archbishop
Philip Tartaglia who has been Apostolic Administratorfollowing the resignation of Cardinal Keith O'Brien, who was Archbishop
from August 1985 until March 2013.Mgr Cushley
is presently Head of the English-language section of theVatican s Secretariat of State and has been a close collaborator ofboth Pope Benedict XVI and Pope Francis. In his capacity as Prelate ofthe Anticamera Mgr Cush...